meaning: addicted to a drug (adjective)


meaning: curved down like an eagle's beak (adjective)


meaning: having or resembling a hook (especially in the ability to grasp and hold) (adjective)



meaning: a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket (noun)

synonyms:hook shot,

meaning: a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent (noun)

meaning: a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer (noun)

example:They took lessons to cure the hook caused by their terrible swing.

synonyms:draw, hooking,

meaning: a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something (noun)

meaning: a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something (noun)


meaning: a catch for locking a door (noun)

meaning: anything that serves as an enticement (noun)

synonyms:bait, lure, come-on, sweetener,

meaning: a sharp curve or crook (noun)

example:a shape resembling a hook


meaning: approach with an offer of sexual favors (verb)

synonyms:solicit, accost,

meaning: entice and trap (verb)


meaning: secure with the foot (verb)

example:hook the ball

meaning: to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug) (verb)


meaning: fasten with a hook (verb)

meaning: catch with a hook (verb)

example:hook a fish

meaning: hit with a hook (verb)

example:I hooked my opponent badly.

meaning: hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left (verb)

meaning: make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle (verb)


meaning: make off with belongings of others (verb)


meaning: rip off (verb)


meaning: take by theft (verb)

synonyms:cop, snitch, knock off, glom, thieve,